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Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Founded November 17, 1911

 

—Howard University, Washington, D.C. —

 
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
1. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker
Inscription.
Front of Marker:
Omega Psi Phi
Fraternity, Inc.

Founded November 17, 1911

Howard
University

Washington, D.C.

Manhood

Founder
Edgar A. Love
1891 - 1974

Dedicated Nov. 16, 1975
Sampson P. Boozer
Architect


Side of marker:
Friendship
is
essential
to
the soul


Uplift

Founder

Ernest E. Just
1883 - 1941


Side of marker:
Friendship
is
essential
to
the soul


Scholarship

Founder

Frank Coleman
1890 - 1967


Back of marker:
Omega Psi Phi
Fraternity, Inc.

Founded November 17, 1911

Howard
University

Washington, D.C.

Perseverence

Founder

Oscar J. Cooper
1888 - 1972

 
Erected by Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
 
Location. 38° 55.318′ N, 77° 1.126′ W. Marker is in Pleasant Plains, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 4th Street Northwest north
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
2. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker
of College Street NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2300 4th St NW, Washington DC 20059, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kelly Miller Residence Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Fortitude (within shouting distance of this marker); Founders Library and Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sara Winifred Brown, M.D. (about 400 feet away); Phi Beta Sigma (about 400 feet away); Centennial Year, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (about 400 feet away); Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. (about 400 feet away); Day of Honor 2000 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pleasant Plains.
 
Also see . . .  Omega Psi Phi. (Submitted on December 29, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
 
Categories. African AmericansEducationFraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
3. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
4. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Marker
Partial list of names of fraternity members and chapters image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
5. Partial list of names of fraternity members and chapters
South of the marker is this dedication plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 29, 2017
6. South of the marker is this dedication plaque

I • 82 • A
ΩΨΦ [Omega Psi Phi]
In loving memory of
Benjamin D. James
1962 • 1987
Scholar • Athlete • Friend
Dedicated by Alpha Chapter
March 12, 1988
 
 
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